News and Notes

Center for Health & Wellbeing
02/10/2016
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Currie gave a talk on her research exploring the link between Rhode Island's declining racial disparities in both lead exposure and test scores over the past decade.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
01/27/2016
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Womanthology profiles Currie and highlights her success in "Challenging gender bias and championing positive female role models in economics".

Susan B. Higgins
01/15/2016
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Karl & Sally le Roux co-taught the recent undergraduate policy task force "Maternal and Child Health in Developing Countries".

Center for Health & Wellbeing
01/12/2016
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Wailoo appeared on Tavis Smiley's PBS program with Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. for a conversation about health disparities among minority communities.

Kristina Graff
01/11/2016
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The Health Scholars are juniors who will receive financial support for internships and senior thesis research that relate to domestic and international health care and health policy.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
01/07/2016
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The article "Can money buy happiness?" discusses studies exploring the link between wellbeing and income.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
01/06/2016
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Howard is cited for her health policy leadership, her teaching at Princeton University and her service as a Princeton councilwoman.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
01/04/2016
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Deaton discusses rising mortality rates among white middle-aged Americans with CNN's Fareed Zakaria.

State Health Reform Assistance Network
12/16/2015
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Dan Meuse provides a summary, and key takeaways for states, on new joint federal guidance from HHS and Treasury on ACA Section 1332 State Innovation Waivers.

B. Rose Huber
12/11/2015
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In a Q&A, Heather Howard explores the "epidemic" of gun violence in the U.S. as it relates to public health.



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